Global Hydrocracking Application Specialist
Stefano Melis is currently a Global Hydrocracking Application Specialist at Albemarle, The Netherlands. He is responsible for 40 hydrocracking units worldwide. During his eleven years with Albemarle, Stefano has held positions in technical services, distillates applications, and hydrocracking catalyst technology. Previously, he has been working in refinery application development for eight years at Saras Refinery, Italy and has published over 30 technical papers on various subjects. Stefano has a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from University of Cagliari, Italy and a PhD in chemical engineering from University of Bologna, Italy. Stefano has also served as a research assistant at ETH Institute of Technology in Zurich, Switzerland.